I cannot take him away from his grandfather, and besides...
He first asserted his power by literally throwing to the dogs the last of his boyar tyrants, and shortly afterwards announced his intention of assuming the title of tsar, a title which his father and grandfather had coveted but never dared to assume publicly.
His grandfather was a small farmer in county Kildare, and his mother was the daughter of a captain in the merchant service.
Law Desiderius, the last Lombard king, in 774, and when he received the circlet of the empire from Leo Ill, at Rome ~fl 800, he did but complete and ratify the compact offered to his grandfather, Charles Martel, by Gregory III.
He seized the first opportunity of annexing Saluzzo, which had been lost to Savoy in the last two reigns, and renewed the disastrous policy of his grandfather Charles III.
The domestic order and tranquillity of the kingdom had been restored by his painstaking father, but Poland had shrunk territorially since the age of his grandfather Boleslaus I., and it was the aim of Boleslaus II.
I Capitolinus states that he was originally called Catilius Severus after his mother's grandfather; if so the name was early discarded.
Francis, seventh Lord Howard of Effingham, was created earl of Effingham in 1731, a title extinct in 1816 with the fourth earl, but revived again in 1837 for the eleventh baron, who had served as a general officer in the Peninsular campaign, the great-grandfather of the present peer.
After his grandfather, George I., became king of Great Britain and Ireland in 1714, Frederick was known as duke of Gloucester and made a knight of the Garter, having previously been betrothed to Wilhelmina Sophia Dorothea (1709-1758), daughter of Frederick William I., king of Prussia, and sister of Frederick the Great.
His name was originally Edmund Fiske Green, but in 1855 he took the name of a great-grandfather, John Fiske.
His grandfather, Antoine Louis Marie, duc de Gramont (1755-1836), had emigrated during the Revolution, and his father, Antoine Heraclius Genevieve Agenor (1789-1855), duc de Gramont and de Guiche, fought under the British flag in the Peninsular War, became a lieutenantgeneral in the French army in 1823, and in 1830 accompanied Charles X.
His father and grandfather and great-grandfather had all been shepherds.
The grandfather clock would look beautiful in the foyer, and the rocker should be in the living room, near the piano.
I do recall hearing about the grandfather paradox.
He's Eric Campbell's grandfather on his mother's side.
My careful cross-referencing noted the same name listed as a wealthy grandfather of a kidnapped child who was returned after a strange tip was received.
The grandfather clock in the hall ticked away the seconds and chimed.
Grandfather Ed Plotke learned Josh worked for Paul Dawkins and he wrote to Paul in California.
Your grandfather never said he found him.
If they came from someone other than the man who'd supported his father and grandfather, he'd disregard the warning and have the messenger killed.
Edward heard the stories from father who heard them from Grandfather Quincy who took copious notes.
Yes. And how they got divorced, my grandfather four times over.
My grandfather was from the elite and my grandmother from the manual labor class.
I guess my grandfather was at one time a friend of Mr. Tim's.
As Easterners, Brady and his brothers continued the legacy their father and grandfather had of serving as the military advisors to the politicians that Tim's Western family bred.
I didn't train and educate you because your grandfather or someone called me.
What your grandfather planned with mine so long ago is about to happen.
His grandfather had an almost subservient relationship to Tim's, but Brady had left the shadows on many occasions to remind Tim of what really mattered when the politician's ego started to get the best of him.
His grandfather, Gregorio Brunacci, of an ancient family of Pisa, had changed his name in order to become heir to a certain marchese di Consalvi.
Her paternal grandfather was M.
He succeeded his grandfather Leotychides upon the banishment of the latter, his father having already died.
Born in Edinburgh on the 28th of January 1784, he lost his father in 1791 and his mother in 1795; and as his grandfather regarded him with indifference, he went to reside with Henry Dundas, afterwards Viscount Melville.
- one of these, the Grandfather, rises 5964 ft.; and about thirty peaks in the Unakas and in the several cross ranges exceed 6000 ft., the highest being Mount Mitchell or Mitchell Dome (6711 ft.), of the Black Mountains, a short cross range extending N.
His grandfather was a man of ability, an enterprising merchant of London, one of the commissioners of customs under the Tory ministry during the last four years of Queen Anne, and, in the judgment of Lord Bolingbroke, as deeply versed in the " commerce and finances of England " as any man of his time.
His grandfather was Colonel William Prescott (1726-1795), who commanded at the battle of Bunker Hill; and his father was a well-known lawyer.
His grandfather, William Henry Harrison (1773-1841), was ninth president of the United States.
His grandfather had obtained from Venice an " artist " who undertook " to build churches and palaces, to cast big bells and cannons, to fire off the said cannons and to make every sort of castings very cunningly "; and with the aid of that clever Venetian he had become the proud possessor of a " cannon-house," subsequently dignified with the name of " arsenal."
In imitation of the grandfather the grandson gave a commission to a Saxon, in whom he had confidence, to collect artists and artisans in Germany and bring them to Moscow, but he was prevented from carrying out his scheme by the Livonian Order (1547).
455 by order of Valentinian III., was his grandfather, but these facts do not prove that he also had the praenomen of Flavius.
(1862-), English statesman, was educated at Winchester and at Balliol College, Oxford, and succeeded his grandfather, the 2nd baronet, at the age of twenty.
On the right of the Imam's tomb is that of Abbas Mirza, grandfather of the reigning Shah.
1896), grandfather of Shah Mahommed Ali (1907).